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Linda Chavez: Hey Republicans, Confederacy is not a source of pride

Monday, June 29, 2015
I have never been prouder to be a Republican

Not enough being done to save geese

Monday, June 29, 2015
*Not enough being done to save geese
*Cold fusion not taken seriously enough
*Krauthammer loose with the facts on Iraq
*Pope needs to stick with religious issues

High Notes

Monday, June 29, 2015
Spotlighting the good being done in our communities

George Will: Court abdicates its responsibility to check and balance

Sunday, June 28, 2015
Conservatives are dismayed about the Supreme Court’s complicity in rewriting the Affordable Care Act

Not putting stock in pope’s climate stance

Sunday, June 28, 2015
*Not putting stock in pope’s climate stance
*Escape investigation waste of taxpayer $$
*Don’t fabricate phony examples of racism
*Dutch can be resource for flooding solutions
*Woerner has conflict on tax credit issue
*Foss nailed it on pay for lawmakers, pot

Saratoga improvements are on the right track

Sunday, June 28, 2015
The great fictional race car driver Ricky Bobby lived by the creed, “If you’re not first, you’re last.” That same vision is what’s driving improvements to the Saratoga Race Course.

City needs to revive ‘dirt street’ program

Sunday, June 28, 2015
There has been a lot of talk about the condition of the streets in Schenectady of late.

'Big Ugly' an apt term for state government

Sunday, June 28, 2015
Last-minute omnibus bill lives up to its nickname

E.J.Dionne: Newer, saner approach needed to battle gun violence

Saturday, June 27, 2015
Advocates of a saner approach to guns need a new strategy

No need for any more laws restricting guns

Saturday, June 27, 2015
*No need for any more laws restricting guns
*Motive in Charleston shooting is very clear
*Mayor missed points on casino package
*Fix issues at State St. and Washington Ave.

Same-sex marriage ruling a watershed moment in fight against discrimination, but the war continues

Saturday, June 27, 2015
Public must continue efforts

Mark Shields: Rubio needs to realize that presidential votes are personal

Friday, June 26, 2015
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., wins higher favorable and lower unfavorable ratings than any of the potential 2016 presidential candidates

Crime overlooked as impact of Wal-Mart

Friday, June 26, 2015
*Crime overlooked as impact of Wal-Mart
*Editorial on storage of guns hit the mark
*Draft all Americans to do public service
*NYRA wants to keep attendance a secret
*Education top priority for coach Vorgang
*Military deserves to have higher wages

Wal-Mart not the right fit for Ballston

Friday, June 26, 2015
*Wal-Mart not the right fit for Ballston

Mural million a big waste of tax dollars

Thursday, June 25, 2015
Amsterdam is getting taxpayer money designated for waterfront improvements to put murals on a pedestrian bridge within city limits?<

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